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  • Smearing your body with garlic-scented lotion is apparently effective as well, although it will probably repel more than just mosquitoes. Eating garlic may also give you some mild protection, both from the odor on your breath as well as sulfur compounds that you emit through your skin when you eat garlic.Aug 3, 2010 Clip-on personal diffuser devices containing metofluthrin or a mixture of cinnamon oil, geranium oil, eugenol and peppermint oil may be an effective defense against mosquito attacks, states the "Acta Tropica" study. Clip one onto your clothing before going outside when mosquitoes are a concern. You can also apply a topical solution directly to your skin that contains N, N-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide -- DEET -- which, according to the American Mosquito Control Associat…

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    Smearing your body with garlic-scented lotion is apparently effective as well, although it will probably repel more than just mosquitoes. Eating garlic may also give you some mild protection, both from the odor on your breath as well as sulfur compounds that you emit through your skin when you eat garlic.Aug 3, 2010 Clip-on personal diffuser devices containing metofluthrin or a mixture of cinnamon oil, geranium oil, eugenol and peppermint oil may be an effective defense against mosquito attacks, states the "Acta Tropica" study. Clip one onto your clothing before going outside when mosquitoes are a concern. You can also apply a topical solution directly to your skin that contains N, N-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide -- DEET -- which, according to the American Mosquito Control Association, is the standard by which all other insect repellents are measured. Citronella candles are somewhat useful for keeping mosquitoes at bay, although other smoke-producing candles may be just effective.

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  • ChuckieBob58 commented on jessyratfink's instructable DIY cat tent

    Are you part cat or something? This looks sooo cool!

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  • Nice job! Clean installation. Can you use two different types of media, not familiar with the terminology, ie. plastics? since you have 2 extruders, two colors?

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  • You are not THE Zaphod Beeblbrox? The Zaphod Beeblbrox that stole the Heart of Gold?

    I love the smell of linseed oil in the morning. Or was that Naplm?

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  • I can answer that. I have CS2. Go to Edit>Transform>Perspective. I altered the image first, then did the screenshot to show you. There's no dialog box to put in 10 degrees or any such values, you have to eyeball it.

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